Hirschey, Bryant, and Leeman Receive Research Grant from the Oncology Nursing Foundation

Rachel Hirschey (PI), together with SON co-investigators Ashley Leak Bryant and Jennifer Leeman, has received an Oncology Nursing Foundation Research Grant to support her research titled “African American Cancer Survivors Engagement to Develop a Physical Activity Intervention.”

Over the next two years, the funding will support engagement with African American colon and rectal cancer survivors to co-create a physical activity intervention. Dr. Stephanie Wheeler from the UNC Gillings School of Public Health is also a co-investigator of this project. The total awarded amount is $24,852.

Congratulations to Rachel and her team!